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Every dating profile, for men or women, should include a minimum of three photographs.
The first photograph should be a head and shoulders portrait that shows the top of your head down to at least your collar bone.
However, traditional headshot or lifestyle photographs are not usually ideal for online dating profiles.
This is especially true in the greater Los Angeles area where there's a perceived stigma associated with the acting profession and the headshots often found in dating profiles.
I know that many people who approach online dating might think to themselves, “but when they meet me in person, I’m sure they’re going to overlook all of my flaws.”And although that’s theoretically possible, it’s extremely unlikely that would happen.
It’s far more likely that you’ll disappoint the person that you’re meeting and have a less-than-perfect first date. When picking photographs for your online dating photos, I don’t think that the rules are different for men than they are for women.
Therefore, if you post an obvious "headshot" as your profile photo, you're often narrowing the field of individuals who might consider you for their potential match.
As a portrait photographer, I have over a decade of experience with online dating sites and the kinds of photographs that are likely to create the greatest amount of interaction with other members.
The number one mistake people make when selecting profile photographs for online dating is that they don’t pick photographs that make them appear friendly and approachable.
I've even been interviewed about how to have amazing online dating photos in national publications like Thrillest.